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... does actually fit. Including the entire pharmacy I've decided to take with me. Can never have enough Imodium I've been warned! The discussions with Sarah about whether we should take a washing line sum up our thinking. I think we need to get into the 'travelling' mindset and fast! Wow, this crazy idea about doing some wandering across the globe has turned into something real and it's happening! Nervous? Excited? I'm not sure i know, I just want to go ...
Yesterday we drove down to Laverstoke Mill which is now the Bombay Sapphire Distillery. We had watched a Megafactories documentary on the restoration of the mill and loved getting to see it and to learn about making the gin. After enjoying our riding hack so much on Friday, today Craig, Aaron and Chloe had a riding lesson at the same stables. Everyone did really well, especially Craig whose horse decided to do an impromptu canter but he managed to hold ...
... We continued to eat our way around the markets however! We had waffles, donuts, more mulled wine and even had deep fried cheese. We finished off the night with a ride on the Ferris wheel, which was a little scary going up for me as I'm not so good with heights. But once I realised that we were pretty secure, it was a lovely ride looking over the city on a clear night with the full moon ...
"I've been skirting round the rim of doing something
Brave, and not just standing, but jumping in,
Of making circles into squares, of laying down
The bare facts like a burden I can't bear.
And I can almost find the words, but I can see the way you'd
Fold your hands, speak my name like a curse
Upon your pretty lips, the pressured white behind your fingertips..."
... was built in 1068 (the original) and Canada didn't even become a country until 1867... Our history is too new! There were tons of kids there, and there whole place really is geared towards children, but we still had a really good time! Tons of history to be learned! They even had a jousting show while we there. After the castle we went back to Grandmas to spend a little more time with Jamie's family before Uncle Nick kindly drove us to the train station!